Prototype: 3 different four-axle sleeping cars painted and lettered for the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits et des Grands Express Européens (CIWL) / International Sleeping Car Company, for the Simplon Orient Express. Each in a steel blue paint scheme. The cars look as they did at the beginning of the Thirties.
Model: The models are finely constructed with many separately applied details. The cars have different car numbers. All of the cars have factory-installed LED interior lighting and factory-installed current-conducting close couplers that can be uncoupled. The interior lighting is powered by a pickup shoe on one baggage car in the 42790 car set. The current-conducting close couplers can be replaced by current-conducting fixed drawbars included in the set. Total length over the buffers 72.7 cm / 28-5/8".
- Anniversary of 100 Years of the Simplon Orient Express 1919-2019.
- Factory-installed LED interior lighting.
- Current-conducting couplers between the individual cars.
This express train passenger car set serves to lengthen the 42790 express train passenger car set. The interior lighting can only be operated in conjunction with the 42790 set The express train steam locomotive to go with these cars can be found in the Märklin H0 assortment under item number 39243. Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits et des Grands Express Européens (CIWL) is a registered trademark of Wagons-Lits Diffusion (WLD), Paris, France. All rights reserved regarding reproduction. © Wagons-Lits Diffusion - France.
This car set can be found in a DC version in the Trix H0 assortment under item number 23220.
- Built-in LED interior lighting.
- Märklin close couplers in standard pocket with guide mechanism.
- Era 2